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Entries Tagged as 'Cold Case Squads'

New York Magazine Article

October 30th, 2006 · No Comments

New York Magazine has an article about the NYPD’s Cold Case Squad this week called Stiffed: How the NYPD’s elite Cold Case Squad, which investigates long-unsolved crimes, is falling victim to a slow bureaucratic death, by Janelle Nanos.

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FBI and Civil Rights Cold Cases

April 21st, 2006 · Comments Off on FBI and Civil Rights Cold Cases

This is great news. The FBI may be establishing a Cold Case Unit to look at unsolved civil rights era murders.

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They Were Not Welcomed With Open Arms

February 3rd, 2006 · Comments Off on They Were Not Welcomed With Open Arms

Lt. Panzarella told me that he had to carry around a letter from Chief Anemone in his pocket, which gave him permission to ask for the files for old murder cases.

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What Cold Case Work is Really Like

December 30th, 2005 · Comments Off on What Cold Case Work is Really Like

Spending a couple of years with the Cold Case detectives was in some ways a fantasy-killer. Yeah, it’s no surprise that TV and movies romanticizes what they do, we know this, but still. We expect more excitement. It’s weird to see how it’s still a job, with all these office-y, 9 to 5 elements. It’s […]

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